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Hacked by Subtitles

CheckPoint researchers published in the company blog a warning about a vulnerability affecting several video players. They found that VLC, Kodi (XBMC), Popcorn-Time and strem.io are all vulnerable to attack via malicious subtitle files. 254 more words


Hackers are hiding malware in subtitle files | TechCrunch

An impressive new exploit gives hackers the ability to control your desktop through malware spread by fake movie subtitles. The exploit, which essentially dumps the malware onto your desktop and then notifies the attacker, affects users of video players like Popcorn Time and VLC. 45 more words

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Hacked: From Subtitles to Complete Takeover - Please update your players

Check Point researchers revealed a new attack vector which threatens millions of users worldwide – attack by subtitles. By crafting malicious subtitle files, which are then downloaded by a victim’s media player, attackers can take complete control over any type of device via vulnerabilities found in many popular streaming platforms, including VLC, Kodi (XBMC), Popcorn-Time and strem.io. 725 more words


Check Point discovers new attack vector through media player subtitles

Malicious hackers will find any way to deliver a cyberattack. This week, Check Point Software researchers discovered a new method for perpetrators, one which is threatening millions of users: Attacking by subtitles. 357 more words


Experiments With Deinterlacing PAL Anime DVDs For Linux

I imagine that this topic is probably a bit technical and oddly specific for most of my readers, but I was frustrated at the lack of information available on the topic when I faced the issue, so I’m attempting to document my problems and findings. 910 more words



Streamlink is a command-line utility that allows you to watch online video streams in popular video players, such as VLC, MPlayer or mpv.

(Under Manjaro it’s installable with yaourt.) 130 more words


Tips Simple Memasukkan dan Memainkan Video dari Komputer ke iPhone/iPad dengan VLC Player for iPhone serta Memasukkan file seperti PDF/JPG/Photo dari komputer ke iPhone

Beberapa teman saya pernah bertanya bagaimana cara memasukkan video ke iPhone. Cara pertama adalah cara biasa dengan memasukkan video ke applikasi video milik iPhone.

Buka iTunes di komputer kita >> Colokkan iPhone/iPad ke komputer >> Klik icon iPhone/iPad >> Klik pada tab movies >> Beri tanda centang pada Sync Movies >> Pilih video yang sudah ada di library iTunes kita. 428 more words